TITLE

Aortic debranching for descending thoracic aortic aneurysm repair by stent grafts

AUTHOR(S)
Cherukupalli, Chandra; Dwivedi, Amit J.; Dayal, Rajeev; Krishnasastry, Khambapatty V.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Jan2007, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
Endovascular repair of a descending thoracic aortic aneurysm may result in covering the ostia of the left carotid or left subclavian artery for proper proximal landing zones, and the celiac artery or superior mesenteric artery ostia in the abdomen for distal landing zones. To prevent possible complications of occluding the ostia of these vessels, the authors performed an innominate to left common carotid and left subclavian artery bypass as the first procedure in one patient. In the second patient they performed an aortoceliac and aortomesenteric bypass before stent graft placement. The stent graft repair of the descending thoracic aortic aneurysm was performed subsequently in both patients. This aortic debranching provides subsequent proper placement of thoracic stent grafts.
ACCESSION #
23655208

 

Related Articles

  • Partial debranching hybrid stent graft for distal aortic arch aneurysms. Ishibashi, Hiroyuki; Ishiguchi, Tsuneo; Ohta, Takashi; Sugimoto, Ikuo; Iwata, Hirohide; Yamada, Tetsuya; Tadakoshi, Masao; Hida, Noriyuki; Orimoto, Yuki // Surgery Today;Aug2012, Vol. 42 Issue 8, p765 

    Purpose: To evaluate the early outcomes of treating distal aortic arch aneurysms (DAAAs) with a partial debranching hybrid stent graft, and to analyze the morphology of distances among the supra-aortic branches. Methods: We used this stent graft to treat DAAA in 12 patients, by debranching the...

  • Carotid-carotid bypass prior to endoluminal exclusion in a patient with acute type B aortic dissection. O'Neill-Kerr, David; Shaw, David; Gordon, Malcolm; Laing, Andrew; Buckenham, Tim // CardioVascular & Interventional Radiology;Mar/Apr2004, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p182 

    The article discusses the more common nontraumatic pathological conditions of the aorta, the acute aortic dissection. Presentation of a case of acute type B aortic dissection with a juxta left subclavian artery intimal tear; Discussion on aortic dissection; Importance of lifetime surveillance of...

  • Comparison Between Balloon-Assisted and Stent-Assisted Technique for Treatment of Unruptured Internal Carotid Artery Aneurysms. Keun Young Park; Byung Moon Kim; Dong Joon Kim // Neurointervention;Sep2016, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p99 

    Purpose: To compare clinical and angiographic outcomes between balloon-assisted (BAC) and stent-assisted coiling for internal carotid artery unruptured aneurysms (ICA-UA). Materials and Methods: A total of 227 ICA-UA in 190 patients were treated with BAC (120 patients, 141 ICA-UA) or SAC (70...

  • Aberrant right subclavian artery and calcified aneurysm of kommerell's diverticulum: an alternative approach. Alvarez, Jose Rubio J.; Quiroga, Sierra J. L.; Nazar, Adrio B.; Comendador, Martinez J. M.; Carro, Garcia J. // Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery;2008, Vol. 3, Special section p1 

    We report a 72 year-old man with dysphagia and dizziness. Aortography and Computed tomographic scans revealed the aberrant right subclavian artery arising from a calcified aneurysm of the Kommerell's diverticulum and bilateral carotid artery disease with atherosclerotic narrowing. Surgical...

  • A Modified Technique for Carotid Cannulation via the Transfemoral Approach, during Angioplasty and Stent Placement. Gupta, Kamal; Biria, Mazda; Mortazavi, Ali // Texas Heart Institute Journal;2008, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p286 

    We report a modified technique for advancing a catheter or sheath into the right common carotid artery when the aortic arch anatomy is unfavorable. A standard 0.035-inch guidewire is passed into the right subclavian artery, and a diagnostic catheter is threaded over it, deep into the right...

  • CMS announces facilities for carotid stenting.  // Medical Device Daily;10/12/2010, Vol. 14 Issue 198, p8 

    This article announces that the Elkhart General Healthcare System in Indiana has been accredited by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for carotid artery stenting (CAS) effective October 2010.

  • Endoleaks - wann behandeln? Dudeck, O. // Der Radiologe;Jun2013, Vol. 53 Issue 6, p526 

    Currently the majority of infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm repairs are endovascular procedures using a stent graft. This method continues to be questioned due to an up to 50 % incidence of endoleaks, i.e. the postinterventional persistence of blood flow outside the graft and within the...

  • Impact of contrast injection and stent-graft implantation on reproducibility of volume measurements in semiautomated segmentation of abdominal aortic aneurysm on computed tomography. Morin-Roy, Florence; Kauffmann, Claude; Tang, An; Hadjadj, Sofiane; Thomas, Olivier; Piché, Nicolas; Elkouri, Stéphane; Yang, Dan; Therasse, Éric; Soulez, Gilles // European Radiology;Jul2014, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p1594 

    Purpose: To assess the impact of contrast injection and stent-graft implantation on feasibility, accuracy, and reproducibility of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) volume and maximal diameter (D-max) measurements using segmentation software. Materials and methods: CT images of 80 subjects...

  • Carotid artery stenting in the first 100 consecutive patients: results and follow up. Stankovic, G.; Liistro, F.; Moshiri, S.; Briguori, C; Corvaja, N.; Gimelli, G.; Chieffo, A.; Montorfano, M.; Finci, L.; Spanos, V.; Di Mario, C.; Colombo, A. // Heart;Oct2002, Vol. 88 Issue 4, p381 

    Objective: To re-examine the standard pNN50 heart rate variability (HRV) statistic by determining how other thresholds compare with the commonly adopted 50 ms threshold in distinguishing physiological and pathological groups. Design: Retrospective analysis of Holter monitor databases. Subjects:...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics